Commissioned November 2005

Published Aug. 31, 2012
The M/V SANDERFORD was commissioned in 2005.

The M/V SANDERFORD was commissioned in 2005.

Vessel Owner:  United States Army Corps of Engineers
Vessel Builder: Marine Builders Utica IN.
Project Management Team: USACE Marine Design Center and Vicksburg District
Vessel Operation Team:  USACE Vicksburg District, Vicksburg MS.

Vessel Particulars:
Length Overall: 51’
Breadth: 19”
Hull Depth: 8’- 6” at midship
Draft: 5”
Displacement: 88 Ltons
Max Speed: 8 Knots
Lube Oil: 120 Gal.
Waste Oil: 120 Gal.
Year Built: 2005
Vessel Certification: American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Class  A1 “Towboat River Service”

Machinery, Equipment, and Special Features
Main Engines: (2)Cat C12-385HP ea @ 1800rpm
Reduction Gears: (2) Twin Disc MG-516DC 4.04:1
Generators: (2) John Deere T04045DFM 30kw, 480V
Engine Controls: Kobelt
Propellers: 5 Blade 47” Dia. New Generation Wheel
Steering: Kobelt (4)Flanking (2)Steering
Deck Winches: (2) Wintech 40 Ton Single Drum Electric